Information Technology

Agile Product Owner


Strategic Staffing Solutions


Strategic Staffing Solutions is currently looking for an Agile Product Owner for a contract opportunity with one of our largest clients!

Candidates should be willing to work on our W2 ONLY.

Job Title: Agile Product Owner

Remote: Yes

Location(s): Franklin TN

Role Type: W2 ONLY, NO C2C

Contract Length: 9 months

How to Apply: Please send resume and contact information to Suganya, Sourcer at

Job Description/Responsibilities:

  • Prioritize and manage a product backlog for delivery of value early and often
  • Lead in facilitating using effective product discovery techniques
  • Available to the team in providing timely clarifications and make difficult business trade off decisions on a regular basis
  • Align priorities across customers, business partners, subject matter and user experience experts
  • Align stakeholder requests to strategic goals set forth and align priorities to deliver incremental value
  • Strategic oversight and ownership of the product vision and road-map
  • Own the product road-map as well as the release plan, sprint goal and release goal for agile scrum team
  • Conduct on-going analysis of standard operating procedures to assess performance vs. budgeted standards for continuous process improvements, improved efficiency, and improved customer satisfaction. Collaborate with customers, both internal and external, to validate assumptions and respond to feedback.
  • Facilitate team backlog refinement, iteration planning, and elaboration of the user stories
  • Own Sprint Reviews with broader stakeholders and elicit feedback on the product
  • Keep abreast with Agile/Scrum practices and new trends
  • Responsible for coordinating and working closely with engineers and product management to produce product documentation such as user guides, release notes, internal and external training
  • Top Level Management collaboration
  • Expected to grow the influence of product owners within the organization
  • Actively participate in enterprise scrum of scrums
  • Accountable to clearly explain the projected ROI / value of the backlog
  • Other duties as apparent or assigned

Required Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated leadership skills in creating a team oriented culture.
  • Problem solving; identifies effective and efficient solutions for complex problems and looks beyond the obvious and uses critical thinking to drive superior results. Ability to Identify problems analytically, develop solutions and implement an effective course of action.
  • Assertive and hands on professional, who thrives in a fast paced, change-rich environment.
  • Must have proven work experience as an “influencer” and ability to own and drive the product and/or specific product features. Ability to coach, counsel and motivate others.
  • Interpersonal skills: Help negotiate priorities and resolve conflicts among project stakeholders (such as customers, product management, and development team).
  • Facilitation skills: Utilize effective product discovery techniques to elicit business and user needs.
  • Ability to plan, prioritize and organize effectively.
  • UX (User Experience) background, preferred.
  • Ability to think critically and constructively about complex business problems, clearly communicate analysis, and present solutions to address the real business needs.
  • Presentation skills preferred. Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Bright, energetic, assertive and hands-on professional who thrives in a fast-paced environment.

Education and Certifications:

Education: BA/BS is REQUIRED – preferably in Health Care and/or Technology

Minimum Experience required:

  • 3-5 years prior experience in a health care related field or healthcare management space.
  • Strong working knowledge of business operations preferred.
  • Knowledge of Provider Experience preferred.
  • 5+ years as a product owner in a software development space preferred

Certification or experience in areas related to Product Management, Scrum or Agile methodologies – Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO), Advanced Certified Scrum Product Owner (A-CSPO), or Certified Scrum Professional (CSP) preferred (lean/six sigma)

Job ID: JOB-218859
Publish Date: 09 Feb 2023

Tagged as: Agile Product Owner